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1 Boone & Crockett. RECORDS OF NORTH AMERICAN BIG GAME.
NY: National Collection of Heads and Horns, New York Zoological Society. A Book of The Boone and Crockett Club. viii + 178 p. 1988 Reprint of 1932 Edition. 1988 0940864150 / 9780940864153 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
4to illus. Edited by Prentiss N. Gray. B & C Reprnt. of 1932 1st Ed. One of 1000 Copies. Cat. 44-38 & 61-65. Fine. 
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2 Boone & Crockett. RECORDS OF NORTH AMERICAN BIG GAME.
NY: National Collection of Heads and Horns, New York Zoological Society. A Book of The Boone and Crockett Club. viii + 178 p. 1988 1988 0940864150 / 9780940864153 2nd Edition Hardcover New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12 
4to illus. Edited by Prentiss N. Gray. B & C Reprnt. [1932]. One of 1000 Copies. 44-39 & 61-66. New in shrinkwrap. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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3 Curtis, Capt. Paul A. AMERICAN GAME SHOOTING.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. xv + 279 p. 1927 1st Ed. hard cover Very Good No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
The Shooting Editor of "Field & Stream" paints a dismal picture on the outlook for much big game hunting in the States for elk, antelope, grizzly bear, sheep & goat unless private reserves are created as in Europe. His book has chapters with 23 photo plates covering everything from upland game & waterfowl to big game. Riling 2016: "...in this volume the author has attempted to guide the shooter through the various hunting fields, neglecting only the "Wapiti," or American elk and antelope." Phillips p. 94. [Cat. 71. 15-0170 con-sb.] -Prior owner's signature and date in front free end paper, o/w Very Good no DJ. 
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4 Curtis, Paul A. SPORTING FIREARMS OF TODAY IN USE.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. xiii + 264 p. 1922 1st Ed. Hard Cover Good No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
160034. Curtis, Paul A. SPORTING FIREARMS OF TODAY IN USE. 8vo illus. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. xiii + 264 p. 1922 1st Ed. [Cat. 72.] 16-0034 con-sb. –Riling 1918: (In which the author attempts to present the best in modern arms, from the handgun through the scattergun to the big game rifle, with a mention of some foreign arms.) In orig. red cloth; spine faded; inner hinge cracked; names on fly leaf; about Good no DJ. [$15] $13.50 
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5 Fitz, Grancel. NORTH AMERICAN HEAD HUNTING.
NY: Oxford Univ. Press. xxvi + 188 p. 1957 1957 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
[Cat. 34-111 & 67-217.] -8vo illus. 1st Ed. -Accounts by first person to hunt all 24 North American big game animals; collected 13 different record-class heads. Fitz, who died in 1963, designed scoring system now used by Boone & Crockett. F-VF sl fr VG-F DJ. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Grinnell, George Bird, [Ed.] AMERICAN BIG GAME IN ITS HAUNTS. The Book of the Boone and Crockett Club.
New York: Forest And Stream Pulb. Co. The Book of the Boone and Crockett Club. 497 p. 1904 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
[Cat. 69- con-gm.] 6" x 8.25" illus. with 45 plates. 1904 1st Ed.- The Fourth Book of the Boone & Crockett Club. Grinnell was a founder of B&C. Silver gilt on spine flaked as usual; Gilt decorations & writing on front cover partially flaked; in original cloth.Front inner hinge cracked, o/w internally fine & bright. Some wear on ends of spine; Very Good no DJ. 
Price: 157.50 USD
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7 Keith, Elmer BIG GAME RIFLES AND CARTRIDGES.
Onslow Co.,: Small-Arms Tech. Publ. Co. x + 161 p. + ii adverts. 1936 1936 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ Philip Plaistridge 
12mo illus. by Philip Plaistridge. 1st Ed. -Riling: "A brief work by a recognized authority." [Cat. 55-251 & 65-477.] Fine no DJ. 
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8 Keith, Elmer BIG GAME RIFLES AND CARTRIDGES.
Plantersville: Thomas G. Samworth. Small-Arms Technical Publ. Co. x + 1661 p. + 11 adverts. 1946 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Good in frayed DJ. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ Philip Plaistridge. 
160043. Keith, Elmer BIG GAME RIFLES AND CARTRIDGES. 12mo illus. by Philip Plaistridge. Plantersville: Thomas G. Samworth. Small-Arms Technical Publ. Co. x + 1661 p. + 11 adverts. 1946 3rd Printing. [1936] [Cat. 72.] 16-0043 con-sb. –Riling 2199: “…a brief work by a recognized authority,.” With the Bookplate and address of Francis K Lake on front endpapers. Near Fine in chipped Good DJ in Mylar. [$45 ] $40.50 
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9 Newberry, Arthur St. John. CAUGHT ON THE FLY: Fugitive Notes of Sport and Other Things.
Stone Harbor, NJ: Meadow Run Press. 306 p. 1989 1989 0962060917 / 9780962060915 2nd Edition Hardcover As New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8vo illus. Lmt. Ed. of 500. First Published by the Author in 1908.- [Cat. 31-194 & 67-552.] - Fresh and SW fish; sheep; moose; elk. Very Fine w/o DJ. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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10 O’Connor, Jack THE RIFLE BOOK.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. A Borzoi Book. xii + 331 p + v. 1964 2nd Ed. Revised & Enlarged. [1949] Hard Cover Fine Fine DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
160036. O’Connor, Jack. THE RIFLE BOOK. 8vo illus. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. A Borzoi Book. xii + 331 p + v. 1964 2nd Ed. Revised & Enlarged. [1949] [Cat. 72.] 16-0036 con-sb. –Another outstanding contribution by O’Connor. This one came from Steve Bodio’s library, and has some correspondence to Bodio about O’Connor from a friend who knew O’Connor. Fine in Fine DJ in Mylar cover. [$25] $22.50 
Price: 22.50 USD
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11 Queeny, Edgar M. CHEECHAKO. The Story of an Alaska Bear Hunt.
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. xvi + 133 p. 1941 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8vo illus. with Photographs by Author. Introduction by Nash Buckingham. 1st Lmt. Ed. One of 1200 Copies.-About bear hunting trip to SE Alaska with Richard Bishop, & a bear named Jean Harlow. Some fish & fishing in one chapter. End paper maps, 15 color plates & 30 b&w. Handsome book. Cat. 58-257. Edges sunned; Very Good. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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12 Roosevelt, Theodore THE WILDERNESS HUNTER.
New York: The Review of Reviews Co. 296 p. 1894 1894 Statesman Edition. 2nd Ed. of 1893 1st Ed. Hard Cover Very Good No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
160029. Roosevelt, Theodore. THE WILDERNESS HUNTER. 8vo frontis. New York: The Review of Reviews Co. 296 p. 1894 Statesman Edition. 2nd Ed. of 1893 1st Ed. [Cat. 72.] 16-0029 con-sb.—Phillips p. 322. Heller No. 311: “Chapters on hunting blacktail and whitetail deer, wapiti, prong-buck, mountain sheep and goat, caribou, moose, bison and peccary in Texas, black and grizzly bear, cougar and wolves…” The Statesman Edition was published with the permission of the President through special arrangement with the Century Co., Messrs. Charles Scribner’s Sons, and G.P Putnam’s Sons. Red cloth binding. Very Good no DJ. [$40] $36 
Price: 36.00 USD
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13 Whelen, Townsend THE HUNTING RIFLE. Design Selection Ballistics Marksmanship.
Prescott: Wolfe Publ. Co. Inc. 463 p. 1984 0-935632-13-1 / 9780935632132 1984 Limted Ed. Reprint. No. 383 of 1500 Copies. [1940] Hard Cover Fine No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Whelen, Townsend 
160033. Whelen, Townsend THE HUNTING RIFLE. Design Selection Ballistics Marksmanship. 8vo illus by Author. Prescott: Wolfe Publ. Co. Inc. 463 p. 1984 Limted Ed. Reprint. No. 383 of 1500 Copies. [1940] ISBN 0-935632-13-1. [Cat. 72.] 16-0033 con-sb. –Riling 2342: (A thoroughly dependable coverage on the material and marksmanship with relation to the sportsman’s rifle for big game.) Half bound in leather & cloth; all edges gilt with ribbon marker. Fine no DJ. [$30] $27 
Price: 27.00 USD
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14 Whelen, Townsend. [Ed]. HUNTING BIG GAME. An Anthology of True and Thrilling Adventures. Volume I: Africa and Asia. Vol. II: The Americas.
Harrisburg: The Military Publ. Co. Vol I: 339 p. Vol. II: 282 p. 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. -In 2 volumes. [Cat. 49-288 & 63-667.] -Heller 414: "Twenty-four articles and stories by 8 famous hunters..." Fine no DJ. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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